Time Incident Posted: 20:06 hrs

Incident Date: 08/09/2017

Incident Location: Incident Location: Berners Street, Leicester

Incident Number: 13643

Incident Type: Fire Vehicle

Initial Emergency Call Received: 19:56 hrs

Fire and Rescue Service Vehicles Attended: One appliance from Central Fire Station

Officer(s) in Charge of Incident: Crew Manager

Time Incident Closed: 20:25 hrs

Damage: 100% severe by fire

Believed Cause: Accidental

Initial Information: Multiple calls received to a vehicle with fire under the front bonnet

Updated Incident Information: First message @ 20:09 hrs: One Ford Fiesta well alight, one hosereel jet and 2 breathing apparatus in use.
Stop message @ 20:15 hrs: One Ford Fiesta involved, breathing apparatus withdrawn, damping down in progress, owner of vehicle is in attendance, accidental ignition

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